Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine) which include:
aspirin ↔ Caffeine
Minor Drug Interaction
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
aspirin ↔ Alcohol (Ethanol)
Moderate Drug Interaction
Ask your doctor before using aspirin together with ethanol. Do not drink alcohol while taking aspirin. Alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding caused by aspirin. Call your doctor at once if you have symptoms of bleeding in your stomach or intestines. This includes black, bloody, or tarry stools, or coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
diphenhydrAMINE ↔ Alcohol (Ethanol)
Moderate Drug Interaction
Ask your doctor before using diphenhydrAMINE together with ethanol. Use alcohol cautiously. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking diphenhydrAMINE. You should be warned not to exceed recommended dosages and to avoid activities requiring mental alertness. If your doctor prescribes these medications together, you may need a dose adjustment to safely take this combination. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine) drug interactions
There are 1182 drug interactions with Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine)
Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine) disease interactions
There are 17 disease interactions with Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine) which include:
- anticholinergic effects
- GI toxicity
- renal dysfunction
- Reye's syndrome
- renal/liver disease
- liver disease
- resp depression
- G-6-PD deficiency
More about Bayer PM (aspirin / diphenhydramine)
- Bayer PM Side Effects
- During Pregnancy
- Dosage Information
- Drug Interactions
- Drug class: analgesic combinations
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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